Assistant Professor: FASN – Biological Sciences, Rutgers University, USA

Rutgers University
Assistant Professor
Study in:USA
Expired
Deadline: 01 Dec 2017

Assistant Professor

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Please provide: 1. a letter of application addressing qualifications for this position; 2. a curriculum vitae; 3. brief summary of current/proposed research plans; 4. brief statement of teaching philosophy; 5. names and email addresses of three references.

Position Details

Position Information

Recruitment/Posting Title Assistant Professor
Department FASN – Biological Sciences
Salary Open
Posting Summary Cell and Molecular Biology
Assistant Professor, Tenure-Track: Rutgers University-Newark

The Department of Biological Sciences at Rutgers University-Newark (RU-N) invites applications for state-funded, tenure-track Assistant Professor position in the broadly defined field of cellular and molecular biology. Applicants using biochemical, molecular, genetic, and/or cellular approaches to study problems in the areas of neurobiology, developmental biology, cancer biology, stem cell biology, or related areas are encouraged to apply. The successful applicant will receive generous start-up support and laboratory space in anticipation of developing a robust, externally-funded, independent research program and contributing to the teaching mission of the Department.

Responsibilities:
Candidates are expected to develop an extramurally-funded active research program that will incorporate graduate and undergraduate students. Candidates must be dedicated to providing quality instruction and undertake independent scholarly activity appropriate for advancement within Rutgers University. Responsibilities also include Departmental and University service with a willingness to take on administrative responsibility.

Requirements:
Qualifications include a Ph.D. degree or equivalent and two years of postdoctoral research experience. Applications must have a strong record of research accomplishments as demonstrated by publications in leading peer-reviewed journals, demonstrating the ability to build a body of recognized work suitable for tenure at a research university.

Qualifications

Minimum Education and Experience Ph.D. degree or equivalent and two years of post doctoral research experience.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Applicants must have a strong record of research accomplishments as demonstrated by publications in leading peer-reviewed journals, demonstrating the ability to build a body of recognized work suitable for tenure at a research university.
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Physical Demands and Work Environment
Overview Overview of Department:

The Department of Biological Sciences at RU-N is federated with the Biology Department at New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT). The combined faculty of 37 offers, besides a large biology major and minor undergraduate curriculum, three graduate concentrations in Cell and Molecular Biology, Ecology and Evolution, and Computational Biology. With a faculty that includes nationally and internationally recognized scholars, the Department combines cutting edge research with innovative student instruction with an emphasis on integration of STEM and the RU-N’s urban mission of community engagement.

Statement

Posting Details

Posting Number 17FA1371
Posting Open Date 10/18/2017
Posting Close Date 12/01/2017
Special Instructions to Applicants Please provide:
1. a letter of application addressing qualifications for this position;
2. a curriculum vitae;
3. brief summary of current/proposed research plans;
4. brief statement of teaching philosophy;
5. names and email addresses of three references.
Quick Link to Posting http://jobs.rutgers.edu/postings/53813
Campus Rutgers University-Newark
Home Location Campus Rutgers University-Newark

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents

  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  2. Teaching Philosophy
  3. Curriculum Vitae
  4. List of References
  5. Research Statement

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